A riverside residential compound. /CFP China continued to see a generally stable housing market in February, with home prices in 70 major cities showing mild month-on-month increases, official
02:33 In a move to overhaul its economy, Cuba has dismantled its two-tier monetary system leaving the traditional peso as the only official currency. The change is part of a larger set
There’s no shortage of streaming music options in the world, but the fine folks at Sonos decided we can all do with one more. Following the April launch of the ad-supported Sonos Radio, the company j
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and Minister of Finance Olaf Scholz have reportedly declined an invitation to attend the gathering of ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) in the United States
Hubei will downgrade its COVID-19 emergency response level from two to three as of Saturday, a provincial official told a press briefing on Friday.The numbers refer to a four-tier response system, in
China will maintain a consistent and stable policy on real estate finance and avoid using the property sector to generate a short-term stimulus to the economy, according to a central bank repor
China continued to see a generally stable housing market in April, with home prices in 70 major cities showing milder month-on-month increases, official data showed on Monday.New home prices in four
China's property market in major cities continues to stabilize after authorities take a string of measures to contain price hikes. /VCG Photo China continued seeing a generally stable housing
A total of 15 cities have joined the club of China's new first-tier cities due to their commercial charm, according to a report by the China Business Network (CBN) Co Ltd.
Domestically made chocolates have suffered a crushing defeat against foreign brands ahead of the Valentine's season, a business newspaper found.
Property prices in China's upper-tier cities continued to surge while the overall growth momentum has decelerated, according to statistics released Monday.
Five years ago, Du Juan, a native of Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan province, was wondering where to go for work after she graduated from Michigan State University.
A building site in Xiamen fetched a record price at auction last week, as Poly Real Estate outbid 30 developers.
The central government is facing a daunting challenge: While there is a glut of property stock in small cities, there is also limited land and high housing prices in metropolitan areas, posing major headwinds for the slowing economy.
The return of "land kings" -- as plots sold at record prices are dubbed in China -- has highlighted duality in the property market.
The Chinese yuan weakened past 7 per dollar on Wednesday for the first time in five months.The onshore renminbi eased to 7.0026 per dollar, before recording the weakest
U.S. President Joe Biden said on Tuesday he will seek a second White House term in 2024, a decision that will test whether Americans are ready to give the 80-year-old D
President Tayyip Erdogan led in the first round of Türkiye's most pivotal election in decades on Monday, but failed to secure the 50 percent threshold needed to avoid a
Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes will begin serving her prison sentence on May 30 for defrauding investors in the failed blood-testing startup once valued at $9 billio
China and Myanmar agreed on Tuesday to further promote comprehensive strategic cooperation between the two countries.At a meeting with Myanmar leader Min Aung Hlaing in
Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said on Saturday the expansion of cooperation between Iran and Iraq and the implementation of previously signed bilateral agreements
Ya Ya, a female giant panda who has been at the Memphis Zoo for 20 years, left the the U.S. state of Tennessee on April 26 local time and will arrive Shanghai, China on
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Thursday visited the city of Cangzhou in north China's Hebei Province.Xi went
Since the European Union lifted import tariffs on agricultural products from Ukraine last summer, more than 23 million tonnes of grains have flooded the bloc. Four cou
Airline passengers have been told to expect flight disruption in Germany after security staff staged a one day strike at Berlin International Airport. The industrial ac
Arab foreign ministers decided in an Arab League (AL) extraordinary meeting held in Cairo on Sunday to restore Syria's membership in the league after 12 years of suspen
China's foreign trade has shown a relatively stable growth trend, with total imports and exports expanding 5.8 percent year on year to 13.32 trillion yuan ($1.94 trilli
A Chinese special envoy has stressed the need to build trust among all the parties to the Ukraine crisis and create conditions for peace talks during a two-day visit to
The G7 summit starts on May 19 in Hiroshima, Japan. Recently, U.S. President Joe Biden announced that there would be investment curbs proposed to the G7 against China.
Democratic President Joe Biden and top congressional Republican Kevin McCarthy edged closer to a deal to avoid a looming U.S. debt default Tuesday, as the threat of an
Author: Prof. Engr. Zamir Ahmed Awan, Founding Chair GSRRA, Sinologist (ex-Diplomat), Editor, Analyst, and Non-Resident Fellow of CCG (Center for China and Globalizatio
A senior Chinese diplomat on Wednesday called for efforts to strive for a comprehensive cease-fire so as to create a favorable environment for the political process in
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Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Qin Gang on Wednesday called for closer exchanges with France in all levels, while urging a more open market for each other